Chad has been writing about music since the mid '90s in genres ranging from mainstream pop to extreme metal. His work has appeared in numerous magazines and websites across the globe. He's currently the heavy metal editor for About.com and contributes to many other publications. Chad has worked in radio for more than a quarter century and resides in Charlotte.
Of Mice & Men, ‘Cold World’ – Album Review
Check out our review of the new Of Mice & Men album, 'Cold World,'
Don Dokken Reveals Classic Dokken Lineup Writing a New Song for Reunion Tour
The classic lineup of Dokken (Don Dokken, George Lynch, Jeff Pilson and ‘Wild’ Mick Brown) are getting ready to share the stage together for the first time in more than 20 years. They'll play six shows in Japan beginning Oct. 5 as part of the "Unleashed …
Geoff Tate’s Operation: Mindcrime Unveil New Song ‘Miles Away’
Get a listen to the new song 'Miles Away' from the Geoff Tate-led Operation: Mindcrime.
Of Mice & Men Unveil New Song ‘Contagious’
Of Mice & Men are unveiling yet another song from their 'Cold World' album. Listen to 'Contagious' here.
Metallica’s Lars Ulrich: ‘I Hope We Go On Making Records Until the Day We Fall Over’
Metallica's Lars Ulrich speaks about the future and his hope that the band continues to make albums 'until the day they fall over.'
Sodom, ‘Decision Day’ – Album Review
Will you buy Sodom's 'Decision Day'? See our review of the album to help you make that decision.
Michael Sweet, ‘One Sided War’ – Album Review
With Michael Sweet's new album 'One Sided War' arriving, check out our review of the disc.
Of Mice & Men Get Real With Fans in New ‘Real’ Video
Watch the new video for Of Mice & Men's 'Real' in which the band lets their fans share what makes them feel real.
Sabaton Undergo Lineup Change Ahead of Fall Tour With Trivium + Huntress
Sabaton are hitting the road this fall with Trivium and Huntress and they'll have a new guitarist in the group.
Art of Dying Announce New EP, Release New Track ‘Torn Down’
Art of Dying have revealed plans to release the 'Nevermore' EP, issued the new song 'Torn Down' and revealed their upcoming tour schedule.
Wakrat Announce November Release Date for Self-Titled Album; Reveal ‘Sober Addiction’ Song
The Tim Commerford-led Wakrat have revealed details of their self-titled debut album and unleashed the new song 'Sober Addiction.'
Skeletonwitch, ‘The Apothic Gloom’ – Album Review
Get our review on the new Skeletonwitch EP 'The Apothic Gloom' and how the band does with new singer Adam Clemans.